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NPA boss must ensure Jacob Zuma has his day in court soon – DA

By: African News Agency      13th October 2017 The Democratic Alliance (DA) on Friday said it will be writing to the National Director of Public Prosecutions Advocate Shaun Abrahams, to urge him... 

NPA boss must ensure Jacob Zuma has his day in court soon – DA
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Zuma must resign – Bantu Holomisa

Zuma must resign – Bantu Holomisa

By: African News Agency      13th October 2017 United Democratic Movement (UDM) leader, General Bantu Holomisa, has said that Jacob Zuma must resign as President of South Africa and face... 

NPA: We will 'interrogate' SCA spy tapes ruling

NPA: We will 'interrogate' SCA spy tapes ruling

By: News24Wire      13th October 2017 The National Prosecuting Authority (NPA) on Friday said it will consider and "interrogate" the judgment delivered by the Supreme Court of Appeal in... 

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What Archbishop Tutu's ubuntu credo teaches the world about justice and harmony

What Archbishop Tutu's ubuntu credo teaches the world about justice and harmony 

5th October 2017 Archbishop Emeritus Bishop Desmond Mpilo Tutu’s 86th birthday on October 7 is a good occasion to reflect on the man’s contributions to South... 

Shale gas in South Africa: game-changer or damp squib?

Shale gas in South Africa: game-changer or damp squib?

5th October 2017 Horizontal drilling and hydraulic fracturing, otherwise known as fracking, has in the past few decades made available the gas in previously ‘tight’... 

Trump's Africa policy is still incoherent, but key signals are emerging

Trump's Africa policy is still incoherent, but key signals are emerging

4th October 2017 Africa’s leaders, along with everyone else interested in US-Africa relations, have waited eight months for US President Donald Trump’s... 

 Zimbabwe’s succession Rubik’s Cube

Zimbabwe’s succession Rubik’s Cube

4th October 2017 Whenever President Robert Mugabe’s busy travel schedule out of Zimbabwe permits, he takes the opportunity to address scheduled ‘Presidential Youth... 

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“I Have No Idea Why They Sent Us Back” – Jordanian Deportations and Expulsions of Syrian Refugees

“I Have No Idea Why They Sent Us Back” – Jordanian Deportations and Expulsions of Syrian Refugees

3rd October 2017 Despite a decades-long history of hospitality that has earned Jordan an international reputation as one of the world’s great refugee-hosting... 

“They Forced Us Onto Trucks Like Animals” – Cameroon’s Mass Forced Return and Abuse of Nigerian Refugees

“They Forced Us Onto Trucks Like Animals” – Cameroon’s Mass Forced Return and Abuse of Nigerian Refugees

3rd October 2017 After almost 50 years of taking in hundreds of thousands of refugees from various neighbouring states, Cameroon is shredding its reputation as a... 

ANC Nomination Process

ANC Nomination Process

2nd October 2017 This is an illustrated summary of the ANC NEC Nominations Process, an initiative of the CR17 Campaign to assist and empower ANC members. It does... 

 The Global Competitiveness Report 2017–2018

The Global Competitiveness Report 2017–2018

2nd October 2017 Ten years on from the global financial crisis, the prospects for a sustained economic recovery remain at risk due to a widespread failure on the... 

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Statements

OUTA: OUTA tells NERSA to save our econmy and give Eskom 0%

OUTA: OUTA tells NERSA to save our econmy and give Eskom 0%

16th October 2017 The Organisation Undoing Tax Abuse (OUTA) wants National Energy Regulator (NERSA) to prioritise saving the economy rather than granting Eskom a... 

SACP: SACP Gauteng condemns KPMG for economic sabotage

SACP: SACP Gauteng condemns KPMG for economic sabotage

16th October 2017 The South African Communist Party (SACP) Gauteng today, 16 October 2017 held a successful picket outside audit firm KPMG’s Johannesburg head... 

UDEMWO: Nationwide school violence crisis needs swift intervention

UDEMWO: Nationwide school violence crisis needs swift intervention

16th October 2017 The United Democratic Movement Women’s Organisation (UDEMWO) is concerned by the continued crime and violence that are prevalent in many schools... 

DHET: Minister Nzimande urges students to start applying for NSFAS funding

DHET: Minister Nzimande urges students to start applying for NSFAS funding

16th October 2017 The Minister of Higher Education and Training, Dr Blade Nzimande, has encouraged learners and students needing financial aid to complete their... 

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Press Offices

Data costs must fall - Competition Commission joins ICASA in war

Data costs must fall - Competition Commission joins ICASA in war

28th September 2017 Much like an army heeding to the cry of its people to take down its adversary, South Africa's competition regulators have heard the pleas of South... 

Muslim Marriages in the Spotlight – What Does the Law Currenlty Provide?

Muslim Marriages in the Spotlight – What Does the Law Currenlty Provide?

28th September 2017 A class action suit to have Muslim marriages declared legally valid in South Africa is currently being heard in the Western Cape High Court. The... 

How valuable is background screening to the retail industry?

How valuable is background screening to the retail industry?

26th September 2017 Fraud and violence in the workplace are serious threats to business stability and can be significant in retail environments where, daily, employees... 

Non-variation clauses and modern business transactions

Non-variation clauses and modern business transactions

26th September 2017 We all have seen a clause in most contracts called the “Non-variation clause”, but one does not always pay clear attention to this short three- or... 

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